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Summary:

To incubate, hatch, and brood chicks at home, rather than buying them from a hatchery, this is the guide. Poultry authority Damerow explains exactly how to hatch healthy baby chickens, ducklings, goslings, turkey poults, and guinea keets, addressing everything from selecting a breed and choosing the best incubator.
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Cook Memorial Library - La Grande 636.5 D157 (Text) 35178001814519 New Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 08/06/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781612120140 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 239 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: North Adams, Mass. : Storey Pub., 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part 1: The chicks. Acquiring your first chicks -- Setting up your brooder -- Managing water, feed, and bedding -- What to expect as they grow -- Hatchling health issues -- Part 2: The eggs. The broody hen -- Selecting an incubator -- Eggs for hatching -- Operating an incubator -- What went wrong? -- Hatchling identification -- Appendix: Screwpot notions.
Summary, etc.:
To incubate, hatch, and brood chicks at home, rather than buying them from a hatchery, this is the guide. Poultry authority Damerow explains exactly how to hatch healthy baby chickens, ducklings, goslings, turkey poults, and guinea keets, addressing everything from selecting a breed and choosing the best incubator.
Subject: Poultry
Chicks
Agriculture
Animal Husbandry
Sustainable living
Eggs
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